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[Woman Preparing Wendish Noodles]

Description: Photograph of a woman making Wendish noodles at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a bonnet, sunglasses, a shawl, and a checkered skirt. She is scooping up some noodles out of a large pot in front of her. Other pots and pans are also visible on the table.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Elderly Couple with Their Wendish Dolls]

Description: Color photograph of an elderly couple identified as Walter and Mary Schimank of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society. They are participants of the 7th Annual Folklife Festival. Walter is wearing a white short-sleeve shirt with a black vest and a red bow tie. His wife Mary is wearing a red patterned bonnet and shawl. In Walter's arms is a cloth doll that is dressed very similarly to Mary.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alvina Paul Making Noodles]

Description: Photograph of Alvina Paul making noodles in the Texas Wendish Society booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a red floral bonnet with white trim, a matching shawl, and a white apron. She has rolled out a sheet of dough and is folding it over to make noodles.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Two Women Cooking in Wendish Booth]

Description: Photograph of two women cooking in the Wendish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are dressed as peasants, wearing long skirts, aprons and shawls. They are standing at a stove with one large pot and two smaller pots on it. The woman on the right is much older than the woman on the left. She is spooning something from a can into one of the pots.
Date: [1985-08-01..1985-08-04]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Serving Noodles in the Texas Wendish Heritage Society Booth]

Description: Photograph of three youth at the Texas Wendish Heritage Society Booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. They are standing behind a pot and the boy on the right side is serving noodles with a ladle. Other cooking equipment is visible in the background.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Evelyn Kasper Demonstrating Crochet]

Description: Photograph of Evelyn Kasper demonstrating crochet in the Wendish booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a bonnet, sunglasses, a shawl, and a long skirt as she wraps yarn around nails on a board to create a pattern.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Crochet Demonstration]

Description: Photograph of the Crochet demonstration by members of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two elderly women are sitting at a table demonstrating to four children how to crochet. The woman on the left has a little boy in her lap. The woman on the right is working so that three girls standing next to the table can see.
Date: [1979-08-02..1979-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wendish Choir Performing]

Description: Photograph of a Wendish choir performing outdoors during the day at the Texas Folklife Festival. Approximately fifteen choir members, mostly women, stand together holding music while singing in front of a backdrop of a partly cloudy sky and the Tower of the Americas. The women are wearing traditional dresses, with red and white patterned shawls and matching bonnets.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Wendish Gallery and Its Wares]

Description: Slide of a Wendish gallery, sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Two costumed women stand behind the counter displaying Wendish merchandise to customers. There is a sign overhead reading "Wendish" and there are people approaching the counter and examining the goods.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Customers at a Wendish Gallery]

Description: Slide of a Wendish gallery, sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Costumed Mary Schimank (right), from Houston, Texas, is showing a Wendish cross to her customers. Between her and the three present customers, there is a table on which are Wendish wares, including crosses and cushions.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women Operating Wendish Booth]

Description: Slide of Emma Wuensche (left) and Mary Schimank in a booth sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club at the Texas Folklife Festival. On the counter in front of them are many Wendish goods. There are also various artworks hanging on a wall behind them.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Reverend John J. Socha Performing in Wendish]

Description: Slide of Reverend John J. Socha performing on stage at the Texas Folklife Festival. He is singing religious songs in Wendish.
Date: [1974-09-12..1974-09-15]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Wendish Culture Club Members in Wendish Gallery]

Description: Photograph of Lillie Moerbe Caldwell and other members of the Wendish Culture Club in their Wendish gallery at the Texas Folklife Festival. They are wearing pioneer dresses with shawls and one of them is wearing a bonnet. They are sitting at a table looking through stacks of papers. Caldwell is seated on the left. On display on the table are books that appear to be very old. They are opened up, exhibiting brown, aged pages.
Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women in Wendish Booth]

Description: Photograph of Lillie Moerbe Caldwell (left) and Mary Schimank, standing in the Wendish Gallery booth, at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club; one woman is holding a piece of wood that says, "Texas Wends 1854-1973." Lace doilies for sale are on the table.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Women in Wendish Booth]

Description: Photograph of women standing in the Wendish Gallery booth at the second annual Texas Folklife Festival. The booth is sponsored by the Wendish Culture Club; items appear to be for sale on the table in the booth. One woman is speaking with a festival participant, who is standing on the other side of the table.
Date: [1973-09-07..1973-09-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections